Collin Williams

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

​I am interested in the life histories, population dynamics, and movement ecology of marine predatory fish. The aim of my research is to gain a greater understanding of fish biology that will lend itself to improved management of fisheries and marine environments. 


  • M.Sc., Marine Science, Kind Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, KSA, 2020​
  • B.Sc., Majors: Marine Science & Biology, Minors: Geology, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, 2016

Professional Profile

  • ​2017-2018: Fisheries Observer, National Marine Fisheries Service, Kodiak, Alaska
  • 2016: Research Assistant, Geological Survey of Alabama: Division of Ecological Monitoring
  • 2016: Oregon Sea Grant Fellow, South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, Charleston, Oregon
  • 2015-2016: Lab Assistant, The University of Alabama: Microchemistry Laboratory 

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering (BESE)​

Research Interests Keywords

Marine ecology Fish biology Fisheries management